John R. Borum
|John Randolph Borum|
December 8, 1907|
|Died||July 20, 1943(aged 35)|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Naval Reserve|
|Years of service||1942–43|
|Rank||Lieutenant (junior grade)|
John Randolph Borum was born in Norfolk, Virginia, on 8 December 1907. Borum was appointed a Lieutenant (junior grade) in the United States Naval Reserve in 1942. Lt.(jg) Borum was killed in the wreck of a merchantman 20 July 1943 on which he was the armed guard officer.
- This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships. The entry can be found here.